The 192-page Blast Off to Reading! book is a component of the All About Reading Level 1 Student Packet.
Jam-packed with fluency-building activities and practice sheets, this enjoyable and confidence-building book equips your child with essential skills and the understanding that reading is fun!
In this learning activity book, you'll find:
- An astronomy-themed progress chart to track your child's progress
- Illustrated activity sheets, including games, Word Flippers, and matching activities
- Fluency Practice sheets that include new words, review words, phrases, and sentences
- An astronomy-themed Certificate of Completion
All of the pages are perforated for easy removal, and you'll find that the lesson plans in the Teacher's Manual tell you precisely which pages you need to remove for each lesson.
The Fluency Practice sheets are the most important part of the Blast Off to Reading! activity book. Fluency practice will help your child move from sounding out words letter by letter to instant recognition of words. The lessons include many tips and techniques for helping your child develop fluency.
Note: It is recommended that each child have his own activity book.
The Level 1 Student Packet contains:
- The Blast Off to Reading! activity book, which includes an astronomy-themed progress chart to track your child's progress; illustrated activity sheets, including games, Word Flippers, and matching activities; Fluency Practice sheets that include new words, review words, phrases, and sentences; and an astronomy-themed Certificate of Completion
- 32 perforated Phonogram Cards
- 174 perforated Word Cards
- A Viewfinder Bookmark that helps your child to focus on individual words while reading
The Phonogram Cards and Word Cards are printed on sturdy cardstock, ready to be separated on the perforations, and the Blast Off to Reading! activity book features perforated pages for easy removal. The lesson plans in the Teacher's Manual clearly explain which Phonogram Cards, Word Cards, and activity book pages will be used in each lesson, allowing you to teach reading easily and effectively.
One Student Packet is included with the purchase of the full set of All About Reading Level 1 Materials. If you are teaching more than one student, you will need to purchase additional Student Packets.